Get help on Linux fg Command.


   Linux fg command is use to move job to the foreground on Linux system.  The Linux fg command is one of bash shell built in command.  The command example below show how to get help on Linux fg command using shell command, this help show information on how to use the Linux fg command, the fg command options and the arguments that can be use with Linux fg command.


Get Linux fg command help


  Execute help command and the name of Linux command that we want the help file, the example below we execute help command with -m option to get the help for fg command using the manpage format.

fg linux command

[linux@fedora11 ~]$ help -m fg


    fg - Move job to the foreground.



    fg [job_spec]



    Move job to the foreground.


    Place the job identified by JOB_SPEC in the foreground, making it the

    current job.  If JOB_SPEC is not present, the shell's notion of the

    current job is used.


    Exit Status:

    Status of command placed in foreground, or failure if an error occurs.






    GNU bash, version 4.0.16(1)-release (i386-redhat-linux-gnu)

    Copyright (C) 2009 Free Software Foundation, Inc.

    License GPLv3+: GNU GPL version 3 or later <http://gnu.org/licenses/gpl.html>


[linux@fedora11 ~]$


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